Definition of NAIL-BITING

: habitual biting at the fingernails usually being symptomatic of emotional tensions and frustrations—called also onychophagia, onychophagy

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up nail-biting? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More